Ms Franka Baica > Ilej & Partners, in cooperation with Karanovic & Partners > Zagreb, Croatia > Lawyer Profile

Ilej & Partners, in cooperation with Karanovic & Partners
Ulica Franje Petračića 4
10000 Zagreb

Work Department

Corporate & Commercial, Real Estate, Banking & Finance


Partner (Attorney at Law at Ilej & Partners, in cooperation with Karanovic & Partners)


Franka focuses her practice on domestic and cross-border M&A and real estate projects on the market, advising clients on all matters within share deal and asset deal transactions. She also regularly advises clients on all matters related to corporate law with a particular focus on company law and corporate governance issues and has an extensive background in various banking and finance matters.


English, Croatian


Croatian Bar Association

International Bar Association (IBA)

European Lawyers Association (ELA)


Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb (2012), mag. iur.
Université Paris Descartes (Paris V) (2011), M1

Lawyer Rankings

Croatia > Banking, finance and capital markets

Ilej & Partners, in cooperation with Karanovic & Partnershas very deep experience and knowledge of finance transactions’ and provides ‘high-quality work’ on cross-border mandates where there is a Croatian component, as well as on purely domestic matters. Work covers a range of new money and refinancing transactions and has recently included a significant amount of work for clients in the gaming sector. Senior partner Goran Ilej is a key member of the team that also includes Ivana Sverak and Franka Baica, who is ‘responsive and provides very clear advice’.

Croatia > Real estate and construction

Led by Franka Baica, who combines M&A and real estate expertise, the ‘co-operative and knowledgeable‘ team at Ilej & Partners, in cooperation with Karanovic & Partners is particularly well-suited to advising stakeholders in relation to corporate real estate matters, including on behalf of funds clients. The team is also effectively able to leverage its CEE network of offices in the context of regional work.